Pendant with two masks

citation

Calcification; soil deposit; one corner slightly chipped.

Historical period(s)
Forgery in the style of the late Shang dynasty, Anyang period (ca. 1300-1050 BCE), 20th century
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.2 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm (2 13/16 x 1 x 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.513
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceremonial Object, Jade
Type

Pendant

Keywords
China, forgery, mask, nephrite, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Description

Calcification; soil deposit; one corner slightly chipped.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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